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Ranga Reddy district

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Country  India
Headquarters  Shamshabad
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
Area  5,031 km²
Named for  Konda Venkata Ranga Reddy
State  Telangana
Founded  15 August 1978
PIN  500 XXX, 501 XXX
Population  2.446 million (2011)
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Colleges and Universities  Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
Points of interest  Anantagiri Hills, Osman Sagar, Chilkoor Balaji Temple, Shamirpet Lake, Himayat Sagar
Destinations  Hyderabad, Secunderabad, Vikarabad, Osman Sagar, Mahavir Harina Vanastha

Etv chat with joint collector of ranga reddy district amrapali kata over haritha haram

Ranga Reddy District (formerly: Hyderabad (Rural) District), is a district in the Indian state of Telangana. The district headquarters are located at Hyderabad. It was named after the former deputy chief minister of the united state of Andhra Pradesh, K.V.Ranga Reddy.


Map of Ranga Reddy, Telangana

Unique tree stood as tourist spot in ranga reddy district pulichinta tree hmtv


The district was formed in 1978 when it was split from Hyderabad district. Originally named Hyderabad (Rural) district, it was renamed after Konda Venkata Ranga Reddy, a freedom fighter who fought for the independence of Telangana from the Nizams and who went on to become the deputy chief minister of Andhra Pradesh. In 2016, it was carved out during the districts re-organisation to create new Vikarabad district and Medchal−Malkajgiri district.


Ranga Reddy District occupies an area of approximately 7,500 square kilometres (2,900 sq mi).

A fresh water reservoir, called Osman Sagar, Himayath Sagar, on the river Musi at Gandipet is the prime drinking water source to the capital city of Hyderabad/Secunderabad.


According to the 2011 census Ranga Reddy District has a population of 2,446,265. Of which males were 1,254,184 and females were 1,192,081.


  • Medium-scale industries and Cement Corporation Of India (CCI)'s cement factories are established at Tandur.
  • Another major company is Hyderabad Chemicals and Fertilizers, established at Moula-Ali in 1942.
  • In 2006 the Indian government named Ranga Reddy one of the country's 250 most backward districts (out of a total of 640). It is one of the nine districts in Telangana currently receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGF).

    Administrative divisions

    The district will have five revenue divisions of Chevella, Ibrahimpatnam, Rajendranagar, Kandukur and Shadnagar. They are sub-divided into 27 mandals. Ranghunandan Rao is the present collector of the district.


    The below table categorizes the proposed mandals of the district:

  • 1 Amangal
  • 2 Balapur
  • 3 Chevella®
  • 4 Choudergudem
  • 5 Farooqnagar,(Shadnagar)®
  • 6 Gandipet
  • 7 Hayathnagar
  • 8 Ibrahimpatnam
  • 9 Kadthal
  • 10 Kandukur®
  • 11 Keshampet
  • 12 Kondurg
  • 13 Madgul
  • 14 Maheshwaram
  • 15 Manchal
  • 16 Moinabad
  • 17 Rangareddy
  • 18 Rajendranagar®
  • 19 Saroornagar
  • 20 Serilingampally
  • 21 Shabad
  • 22 Shankarpalle
  • 23 Shamshabad
  • 24 Thalakondapally
  • 25 Yacharam
  • 26 Abdullapuramet
  • 27 Kothur.
  • Assembly Constituencies

    There are 6 assembly constituencies in Ranga Reddy district. They are Chevella, Rajendranagar, Shadnagar, Serlingampally, Ibrahimpatnam and Maheshwaram.


    Ranga Reddy district Wikipedia